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Breathing Essentials

Breathing Essentials 207

Breathing Retraining Theories


1.0

  • List two theories of breathing retraining methods.
  • Describe the theory of Resonant Frequency Breathing.
  • Describe the theory and design of Kolar’s Neurodynamic Muscular Stabilization program.
  • Describe the concept of Linda Joy Lee’s Thoracic Ring Approach.

Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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Breathing Essentials 206

Diaphragm in Critical Care


1.0

  • Describe the anatomical structure of the diaphragm including innervation and blood supply.
  • List four causes that may damage the innervation to the diaphragm and effect normal function.
  • Describe the factors involved in Intensive Care Unit Acquired Weakness.
  • Be able to describe the pros and cons of early mobilization in the ICU.

Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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Breathing Essentials 205

Athletic Performance


1.0

  • Describe the physiological response of aerobic exercise on the respiratory system.
  • Describe the effect of running on the viscera and the diaphragm.
  • Describe the response to inspiratory muscle fatigue on the body.
  • List one device than may increase endurance of the respiratory muscles.

Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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Breathing Essentials 204

Sleep Apnea


1.0

  • Name and describe the different types of sleep apnea.
  • Describe the three levels of Apnea-hypopnea index AHI.
  • List five symptoms of sleep apnea.
  • List two treatments for sleep apnea.

Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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Breathing Essentials 203

Altered Breathing Patterns and Their Consequences


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  • Describe how altered breathing patterns can alter pH and how this can affect the body.
  • Describe the autonomic nervous system and function.
  • Name three physiological consequences of respiratory alkalosis.
  • Describe suboptimal breathing patterns and their effect on the cervical spine and chronic pain.

Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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Breathing Essentials 202

Function of Respiration


2.0

  • Describe the physiology of breathing and how altered pH can affect the body.
  • Describe two functions of the diaphragm.
  • Identify limited chest expansion and Bradcliff angles and ski jumps
  • Identify limited lateral costal breathing and how to facilitate normal lateral costal breathing

Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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Breathing Essentials 201 - 207
9.0

  • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Breathing Essentials 201 through Breathing Essentials 207

Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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Breathing Essentials 201 - 204
6.0

  • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Breathing Essentials 201 through 204

Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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Breathing Essentials 201

Mechanics of the Region: Biomechanics of the Cervical, Thoracic/Thorax and Shoulder Girdle


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  • Describe the biomechanics of rotation of a thoracic ring at the levels T1-T7.
  • Describe the biomechanics of the Cervical spine, Thoracic spine, ribs, clavicle and manubrium with elevation of the right or left shoulder.
  • Describe the biomechanics of flexion and extension at the Costotransverse joint at T9.
  • Describe the differences in motion of the mobile segments between T3 -T7 with side flexion occurring first in the Thoracic spine.

Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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